Former Port Authority official may plead guilty in Bridgegate scandal

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 10:42am
David Wildstein may plead guilty to his role in the 2013 lane closures on the George Washington Bridge. The closures, which created a traffic nightmare, were allegedly ordered by members of Gov. Chris Christie's administration as political retribution. Christie has denied involvement. Norah O'Donnell reports.

NYPD's John Miller: I've never heard of police "rough rides"

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 10:36am
While some question whether Freddie Gray died from injuries sustained from a "rough ride" in the police van after his arrest, deputy commissioner of intelligence and counterterrorism for the New York City Police Department says he's not aware of such practices.

John Miller on Freddie Gray death investigation, police body cameras

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 10:28am
Deputy commissioner of intelligence and counterterrorism for the New York City Police Department joins "CBS This Morning" for a wide-ranging conversation about ongoing protests across the country, police-community tensions and the announcement from the Department of Justice to fund and extend the use of police body cameras.

Growing questions about Freddie Gray's ride in police van

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 10:20am
New information about the arrest of Freddie Gray failed to satisfy protesters overnight, as scuffles broke out in Philadelphia. Frustrations remain high now that the police department's report on the death of Freddie Gray is in the hands of prosecutors. Jeff Pegues reports from Baltimore.

Joseph Kent: "Keep protesting, but positively"

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 9:54am
Young, prominent Baltimore activist tells CBS News he's OK despite his arrest on live TV, which sparked outrage on Twitter

Joseph Kent speaks out after his release

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 9:14am
Joseph Kent's arrest on live TV during the Baltimore protests made international headlines, including speculation on social media that he was "kidnapped" by police. CBSNews.com reporter Ines Novacic met with Kent at his home and on the streets of his neighborhood, where he explained why he has become a leader of the protests.

NFL draft first round: Doubt loses out

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 5:18am
Many players -- including the top two -- were chosen despite questions about them off the field or on

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CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 3:24am
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Protesters clash with police in Philadelphia

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 1:12am
Objects thrown at police officers, who struck back with batons at Freddie Gray demonstration at City Hall

4/30: Baltimore police revise timeline in Freddie Gray arrest; lava boils over on Hawaii's Big Island

CBS US News - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 11:38pm
The Baltimore Police Department revealed that the van carrying Freddie Gray made a previously unknown stop; Lava began spilling over the sides of a crater near the top of Kilauea volcano

NFL draft kicks off with highly anticipated first pick

CBS US News - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 11:13pm
Tampa Bay Buccaneers announce which football player the team's taking from this year's crop of talent

​What was heard inside the Freddie Gray van

CBS US News - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 9:45pm
Dante Allen, a second prisoner inside the Baltimore police van with Freddie Gray, describes what happened

CBS News' Bill Plante on his tours reporting from Vietnam

CBS US News - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 9:44pm
Forty years after the fall of Saigon, CBS News' Bill Plante shares his story of reporting from the Vietnam War

Tiger on the loose in Oklahoma City zoo

CBS US News - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 9:24pm
Zoo officials in Oklahoma declared "code red" after one of its tigers got loose in the park.

Cops testify how Colorado gunman acted after arrest

CBS US News - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 8:28pm
Police officers who arrested James Holmes drove him past badly injured victims being treated after movie theater massacre

OSU marching band coach accused of rape and kidnapping

CBS US News - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 8:26pm
A drum major instructor for Ohio State University’s marching band is accused of sexually assaulting a woman. "48 Hours" Crimesider reporter Michelle Sigona has the details.

Vietnam War: Bob Simon reports on the 1975 battle of Xuan Loc

CBS US News - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 8:22pm
“People in Saigon feel that if Xuan Loc falls, the war is over,” reported Bob Simon on April 15, 1975. The city had sustained significant damage from North Vietnamese forces determined to take South Vietnam. Simon’s report originally aired on the “CBS Evening News.”

Sea lion pup rescued from San Francisco sidewalk

CBS US News - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 7:55pm
Pup no stranger to animal rescuers amid hard times for California sea lions

China builds a skyscraper in 19 days

CBS US News - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 7:46pm
A time-lapse video shows a 57-story skyscraper erected in just 19 days in China.

China builds a 57-story skyscraper in 19 days

CBS US News - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 7:46pm
A timelapse video shows a 57-story skyscraper in just 19 days in China.

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